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Belfast City Council Kitchen Equipment Grants Scheme now open May 2021

Belfast City Council Kitchen Equipment Grants Scheme now open This grant scheme is open to applications from Belfast-based community groups and organisations supporting vulnerable people in their area through food provision. Eligible groups can apply for up to £2,000 to fund food storage and food preparation. Eligible items include but are not limited to: fridges freezers ovens slow cookers toasters dishwashers kitchen utensils cookware such as pots and pans A [...]

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Be part of Family Friendly Belfast! Oct 2017

Family Friendly Belfast is an initiative which aims to help make Belfast a city where families feel welcome and safe.  As part of the initiative, we are offering up to £500 to groups and organisations that wish to deliver family friendly events between 1 November 2018 and 31 March 2019.  An application form along with guidance notes can be found here Family Friendly 2018.19 Application and Guidance Notes For more information on Family Friendly Belfast, please email: Jacqueline.fraze [...]

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Age-friendly Belfast | Beyond 2017 Jul 2017

The first Age-friendly Plan 2014-2017 is currently being evaluated and a new three year plan is being developed in consultation with older people and relevant stakeholders to cover the period 2018-2021. On Monday 26 June 2017 Age-friendly Belfast held a stakeholder and older people’s engagement event in the City Hall to showcase Age-friendly Belfast progress and identify needs to shape the next plan.  Councillor Nuala McAllister, the new Lord Mayor of Belfast welcomed everyone to the City [...]

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The Roles We Play | Photo Exhibition Jan 2016

The Roles We Play is a photography exhibition from ATD Fourth World, a human rights based, anti-poverty organisation. The exhibition aims to challenge negative stereotypes of people who experience poverty and social exclusion. The exhibition is open to the public from Monday 18 to Thursday 28 January 2016 (Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm) in the Ulster Hall, Bedford Street, Belfast. If you would like to meet some of those featured in the exhibition at special viewings in the Group Sp [...]

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